629
629

PROPERTY FROM THE XINYANGTANG COLLECTION

A RARE BROWN-GLAZED 'BASKET-WEAVE' JAR AND COVER
SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
629

PROPERTY FROM THE XINYANGTANG COLLECTION

A RARE BROWN-GLAZED 'BASKET-WEAVE' JAR AND COVER
SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A RARE BROWN-GLAZED 'BASKET-WEAVE' JAR AND COVER
SONG DYNASTY
the ovoid body moulded with the 'basket-weave' pattern, set with two small tubular handles at the shoulder, the domed cover similarly decorated, covered overall save for the rims and base in a brown glaze
11.5 cm, 4 1/2  in.
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Provenance

Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (label).
Collection of Dr Carl Kempe (1884-1967).
Sotheby’s London, 5th November 2008, lot 490.

Literature

Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 270.

Catalogue Note

Vessels of this design and glaze are rare. Compare a Jar applied with a light brown glaze and similarly moulded with a basket weave design, in the collection of the Palace Museum, Beijing, illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum, Porcelain of the Song Dynasty (II), Hong Kong 1996, pl. 259.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong